Treatment: Scalp Micropigmentation
What is SMP (Scalp Micropigmentation)?
Scalp Micropigmentation, or SMP, or Hair Tattoo is essentially a very skilled technique where a fine needle and specialised pigments are used to create the appearance of stubble to fill in any thinning areas of a clients head, or is many cases, to completely reconstruct the hairline, crown and blend seamlessly with the existing hair, to give the appearance of a full head of hair.
How does Scalp Micropigmentation work for Hair Loss?
Scalp Micropigmentation is arguable thee most immediate, cost effective and long term hair loss solution where a client can have several treatments and leave with the appearance of a full head of hair. Scalp Micropigmentation can be used for clients of all grades of hair loss. Where a client has longer hair ,but is thinning in areas Scalp Micropigmentation can fill in the thinning areas. While Scalp Micropigmentation can be utilised to completely fill in an entire head of hair if necessary, if the client has long term hair loss. It’s actually great for guys who’ve been shaving their scalps with a trimmer or clippers as it has the same “buzz cut” look but Scalp Micropigmentation will also give the client the appearance of a full head of hair.
Scalp Micropigmentation is also incredibly beneficial for camouflaging scars from hair transplants, and also to blend for people who have alopecia.
What is the cost of Scalp Micropigmentation?
Traditional cosmetic tattooing can be about $350 to $500 per hour and this is a similar hourly rate charge for Scalp Micropigmentation. In Queensland Scalp Micropigmentation cost can be around $2800for hairline, temples, crown and blend, and the Scalp Micropigmentation cost in other parts of Australia such as Sydney and Melbourne can be $5000 upwards, depending on the level of work required.
Before and After. Incredible results of Scalp Micropigmentation, the art of creating pigment based "follicles" to fill in balding or thinning areas and give the appearance of a full head of hair.
Scalp Micropigmentation in Australia is emerging, it is arguably the fasting growing hair loss solution around the world. As such there are some untrained and inexperienced practitioners offering this service. Im alarmed and saddened by the poor quality of Scalp Micropigmentation from some practitioners. In each state of Australia there are several skilled, specialist providers, I would only recommend you see them. I would avoid traditional body art tattooists, who use incorrect pigments and aren't trained, likewise I’d steer clear of traditional cosmetic tattoo artists who only do eyelines, lips and brows and rarely, if ever do Scalps.
Scalp Micropigmentation is very difficult to achieve and take a great deal of practice so go with a specialist.
Ive had clients who have had pigment turn blue and green because they had gone to body art tattooists or cosmetic tattooists instead of specialist Scalp Micropigmentation providers. Scalp Micropigmentation really is a skill set that must be learned through months of on the job training, so that a perfectly undetectable effect is created. If you are considering Scalp Micropigmentation then I would recommend finding a provider who will give you a consultation and then see if the provider, and procedure is right for you.
Before and After. How Scalp Micropigmentation can be used to disguise scars from hair transplants. It is also very useful in adding depth to hair by adding pigment that is the same colour as the clients hair, and removing the skin or scalp tone.
How effective is Scalp Micropigmentation as a Hair Loss Solution?
Scalp Micropigmentation is arguably more effective that many other hair loss solutions. It is immediate, only taking two or three sessions to obtain the desired result, so essentially it is a “walk in/walk out” procedure. Scalp Micropigmentation is cost effective, with a treatment of a few thousand dollars lasting for five to ten years depending on the package that is purchased. Scalp Micropigmentation is also very low maintenance, with the client only needing to clipper his hair a few times a week so that the Scalp Micropigmentation blends with his own follicles.
How long are Scalp Micropigmentation treatments?
Replique Hair Loss Clinic in Brisbane, Australia, specialise in Scalp Micropigmentation for men with male pattern baldness and also with hair transplant scars. Replique recommend a SMP treatment for establish Male Pattern Baldness that is two full days, followed by a "finishing touches" third session if needed.
Scalp Micropigmentation is arguably the fastest growing hair loss solution in the world, and for good reasons! It’s immediate, affordable and long lasting.
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